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Prop 8 Unconstitutional - The Affect on Nevada
Prop 8 Unconstitutional - The Affect on Nevada

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AIR DATE: February 10, 2012

Proposition 8 was called unconstitutional by the U.S. 9th Circuit Court.  Prop 8 is the voter approved ban on gay marriage in California.  This doesn't mean there will be any gay marriages allowed for some time.  And, supporters of Prop 8 are likely to appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court.  Will groups try and overturn the voter approved constitutional amendment in Nevada that bans gay marriage?  Share your thoughts by calling in or on our website.
 
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Steve Sebelius, LVRJ, Channel 8 I-team
David Parks, State Senator

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I am not gay - I am a happily married heterosexual, but many of those most vocally in favor of Prop 8 should take a deep breath and acknowledge what they are - bigots Merriam-Webster define the term 'bigot' as: "A person who is obstinately or intolerantly devoted to his or her own opinions and prejudices; eapecially: one who regards or treats the members of a group (as a racial or ethnic group) with hatred and intolerance" To 'racial' and 'ethnic' add 'sexual orientation' This definition so perfectly encapsulates the attitude such people have to gays and lesbians If the cap fits - wear it and be proud of what you are ......
ChrisFeb 8, 2012 09:15:39 AM
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